Waheeda Harris

Waheeda Harris

I'm a freelance journalist.

Writer & wannabe photographer. Travels regularly to explore culture, art, cuisine & decor. Contributes stories to newspaper, magazine & online publications (consumer, trade and custom publications).

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Gliding article

Canada.com Travel

Orlando - it's not just for kids anymore

Roman towns article

A tale of three: the Roman towns of Provence

With the sweet scent of lavender welcoming travellers, the south of France is a welcome place to holiday in the summer months. It’s a destination where cuisine and wine is palate-pleasing, the past......

Riverwalk main1 article

The Riverwalk: revealing the heart of San Antonio

In this sprawling city of 1.3 million residents, it's the San Antonio River that connects this growing metropolis. With the recent expansions to its historic Riverwalk, San Antonio has made more of......

Joy article

The heart of Toronto: discovering the city’s history on Yonge Street

For many first arrivals into the city of Toronto, Yonge Street is their first destination.  Acting like a red carpet for the city’s downtown, this distinctive street represents the constant change ......

River homes article

Exploring Ontario's past and present: Gananoque and the Thousand Islands

Cottage living in Ontario is serious business in the summer – and for those who are looking for a new area to discover the simple life – consider the town of Gananoque, the gateway to the Thousand ......

Religious collage article

Five sacred sites – finding faith, culture and history

Before the grand tour and the now popular round-the-world trips, the faithful had already created the ultimate travel option – the pilgrimage. For religious believers around the world, there are se......

Quebec collage 2 article

Fall in love in with Quebec (and winter!)

 How long does it take to fall for a destination? With the province of Quebec, especially in winter, it can be love at first sight. Postcard perfect winter vistas, plenty of snow for outdoor activi......

Osj d article

Tropical paradise meets urban life: the charm of San Juan

Best known as a cruise port for many North American travellers, San Juan, Puerto Rico offers plenty of charms for visitors. It’s a place with long history (dating back to the early 1500s), a distin......

Palm is beach a article

Wandering the wild west coast of Florida

Need a dose of the salty sea, mangroves and palm trees? Charlotte Harbor on the west coast of Florida offers many ways to access unspoiled areas where old-growth trees are the highrises and the sea......

Circus museum article

Run away to Circus City USA : Sarasota, Florida

The west coast city of Florida may be well-known for its plethora of snowbirds, but Sarasota has a unique place in popular culture as the winter home of two of America’s best known circuses: Ringli......